Access Technology Institute offers a variety of training opportunities for blind and visually-impaired consumers and training.
Textbooks for Blind Computer Users
Our textbooks are available for immediate download and are available in a variety of formats. With each textbook, you receive:
- The textbook document in Word, HTML and plain text
- Individually labeled mp3 documents on every textbook topic
Learn more about our Textbooks for the Blind and Visually-Impaired
Online Training Opportunities for Blind Computer Users
We offer online training in a variety of Applications. You can learn via independent study with unlimited email support or with live voice-chat or telephone support.
We teach students how to access applications using concepts and controls. Students learn application layout, how to navigate among and within controls, and use the screen reader to facilitate access.
Access Technology Trainer Certification Course (Train the Trainer)
We offer a comprehensive 10-month training course for Access Technology Trainers. Students learn how to access a variety of applications and how to teach the applications to their own students.
Upon completion of the course, students receive support and ongoing education at no further cost
Learn more about Access Technology Trainer Certification
Trainer Handbook and Textbook Subscriptions
Access Technology Trainers and blind consumers have access to all of our training materials through our trainer handbook and textbook subscriptions.
Trainer Handbook Subscription
Access Technology Trainers receive access to:
- Trainer Handbooks
- ATI Textbooks
- Supplemental Training Materials
Subscribe on an individual or organization basis and receive access to comprehensive training materials for a variety of programs. We’re adding to our library every day!
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Full Access Pass Subscription
Full Access Pass Subscribers receive unlimited access to all ATI training materials including:
- ATI Textbooks for distribution to students and trainers
- All ATI Handbooks for distribution to trainers
- All ATI Training courses – Stream training courses from our website for students and trainers
- Supplemental instruction and materials
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